Odisha soaks in Yoga Day celebration

22 Jun, 2018

Yoga can also be very effective in developing coping skills and reaching a more positive outlook on life. " Yoga Day is also being celebrated in Islamic countries of the world, but the West Bengal government is politicising everything", he said.

How to have tough conversations about mental health

11 Jun, 2018

The CDC urges potential suicides to call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255. "We see these "echo suicides" where people who were already vulnerable get exposed to the loss of somebody that they really identified with and that increases their own risk on a temporary basis", he said.

Salmonella cases across Midwest linked to pre-chopped melons

10 Jun, 2018

The melon products have been recalled, but authorities advise consumers not to eat pre-cut melon products produced at Caito Foods and packaged in clear, plastic clamshell containers. Salmonellosis is a bacterial infection that can be contracted through exposure to undercooked animal-based foods, such as poultry and eggs, and contact with feces from an infected animal or person.

Genetics reveals many breast cancer patients don't need chemo

07 Jun, 2018

José Baselga , a medical oncologist and physician in chief at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in NY, who was not involved with this research . The Oncotype DX genetic test has been available on the NHS since 2013, but the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) is now updating its guidance on whether it should be recommended for use.

Sleeping in on weekends could extend your life

29 May, 2018

This new study is actually fairly revolutionary when it comes to sleep sciences. It plays havoc on your circadian rhythm to wake up early five days a week, and then sleep till the afternoon the other two, so it's best to try and tack those extra hours of sleep to the beginning of your bedtime.

Court rules that Donald Trump can not block people on Twitter

25 May, 2018

Trump's tweeting keeps getting him into trouble in court , and on Wednesday it happened again, when U.S. District Court Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald ruled that no, he can't block people on Twitter for criticizing him. He often eschews the official United States presidential Twitter account , @POTUS, as well as his own White House press office, to make official announcements.

More Armed School Staff, Counselors Discussed at First Texas Roundtable

25 May, 2018

Attendees of Tuesday's discussion included leaders from the Texas House and Senate and the heads of the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Department of Public Safety. He did not respond to a request for comment. Abbott, a Republican and staunch gun rights supporter, has said that any changes to state laws would "protect Second Amendment rights", part of the US Constitution that enshrines the right to bear arms.

Man Defending Hawaii Home From Volcano Hit By Flaming Lava Bomb

24 May, 2018

Dramatic photographs show Mount Kilauea erupting fountains of lava in a spectacular display of fire and colour. The public "should feel pretty comfortable that there should be no untoward events from Puna Geothermal Venture ". "It was super painful and I don't know if I was in shock", Clinton said. Clinton was the first to suffer a major injury because of the eruption. The latest back-to-back upheavals of ash from the main summit crater of Kilauea - one before dawn and another several ...

Congo Confirms 14 More Ebola Virus Cases

18 May, 2018

WHO has therefore revised the assessment of public health risk to very high at the national level and high at the regional level. The Central African Republic and the Republic of Congo are close by. The WHO has sent 4,000 doses to Congo and said it will dispatch thousands more as needed in the coming days. In total, according to the latest data, we are talking about 45 cases, including 14 cases confirmed.

World oil price could hit $100 a barrel next year

12 May, 2018

Volumes jumped for all key crude oil futures contracts as investors took new positions and refiners hedged to protect themselves from higher feedstock prices. Several refiners in Asia said they were seeking alternatives to Iranian supplies. Beijing has opposed the USA move and many Chinese companies may continue to buy Iranian crude, analysts say.

Avoiding insect illnesses as health officials report increase in cases

04 May, 2018

Health Department, says the number of Powassan cases isn't so large when you consider how many tick bites happen overall - between 30,000 and 40,000 per year. Endemic plague , transmitted mostly in the rural southwestern U.S., did not exceed 17 cases in a year. "And we don't know what will threaten Americans next", Redfield said.

Burning Man Founder Larry Harvey Dies at 70

30 Apr, 2018

Larry was a visionary, a mentor, a philosopher, and a passionate advocate for Burning Man's culture and principles. Harvey had a stroke April 4, she said. After that first fire in 1986, Burning Man flourished as Harvey meticulously oversaw its every detail from the various communities that would spring up overnight to its annual arts theme to the beautifully crafted temple that accompanies Burning Man and is also burned.

Darvish faces Brewers in quest for first win

29 Apr, 2018

We've won two out of three without him in the lineup, including the game he got hit. The Brewers arrived in Chicago with an eight-game winning streak. Carl Edwards Jr. pitched a flawless eighth, and Brandon Morrow finished it off with a ideal ninth, striking out Ryan Braun for his sixth save. Suter allowed two runs and five hits in five innings.

Form Kolkata end Royals' streak

19 Apr, 2018

While Rajasthan Royals got off to an exciting start, a bit of a middle order collapse saw them finishing at 161 runs. With the bat in hand, he scored an unbeaten 35 off 27 balls to ensure that the KKR team chased down the target easily.

Government to file reference case: Can BC control pipeline flow?

19 Apr, 2018

These are Alberta jobs and the Alberta economy being put in jeopardy. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley indicated the licence restriction option will be there "if Alberta needs it" to ensure the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proceeds. Mr Trudeau's Liberal government is preparing federal legislation to reassert the federal government's jurisdiction over the energy project. Opposition to other pipeline projects has been particularly strong in the past years in the French-speaking ...

Merck Immunotherapy Drug Shines In Lung Cancer Study

18 Apr, 2018

The 600-patient trial gave participants a combination of chemotherapy and an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda . However, the SU2C-CRI Dream Team researchers hypothesized that leaving the tumor in place during initial treatment with immunotherapy would turn it into an "auto-vaccine" resulting in the activation of tumor-specific T cells that would then circulate through the body and find distant sites of micrometastases, thereby preventing relapse post-surgery which can happen to at least ...

Gangster shoots Punjabi singer Parmish Verma in Mohali; boasts on Facebook

16 Apr, 2018

News agency IANS later reported that a white Hyundai Creta auto had followed the singer's Toyota SUV from Chandigarh . A gangster Dilpreet Singh Dhahan has claimed the responsibility for firing at Verma . "I Dilpreet Singh Dhahan want to inform you all that I opened fire at Parmish". The gangster also said that Mr Verma was "lucky to be alive".

Regularly Having One Too Many Drinks Could Shorten Your Life

15 Apr, 2018

According to the research, drinking more alcohol is associated with a higher risk of stroke , fatal aneurysm, heart failure and death. But balanced against the increased risk of a stroke and other heart problems , the impact of drinking more than seven drinks a week is more bad than good, said the study's lead author, Dr.

Bathroom hand dryers are blowing feces particles on you

13 Apr, 2018

Unlike other types of B. subtilis often found in soil, this strain is only found in laboratory environments. The results of the study were concerning. For now, Setlow is sticking to paper towels-as is the University of CT, which has added them to all 36 bathrooms surveyed in the study. The scientists also explored the effectiveness of using high-efficiency particulate air filters with the hand dryers.

How Being a Night Owl Endangers Your Health

13 Apr, 2018

The risk was the same even when common problems night owls have, like metabolic dysfunction and heart disease, were factored in. The researchers looked at surveys of more than 400,000 people taking part in a large British study of genes and health.

Brain injuries linked to increased risk for dementia

12 Apr, 2018

But a single severe brain injury increased the risk of later dementia by 35 percent compared with a person who never had brain trauma. The study found that the risk of dementia increased 33 percent higher for two or three TBIs, 61 percent higher for four TBIs, and 183 percent higher for five or more TBIs.

Man develops severe 'thunderclap' headaches after eating world's hottest chili pepper

11 Apr, 2018

For those who dare, the Carolina Reaper has a fruity, sweet taste with a hint of cinnamon and chocolate undertones, as well as being extremely hot, according to the website of Guinness World Records. Capsaicin is known to influence the sympathetic nervous system. In this case, the patient's symptoms improved, and he was released from the hospital after a few days.

It's Equal Pay Day!

11 Apr, 2018

The difference between what men and women earn isn't just academic: Women on average are losing out on $10,086 in pay each year because of the pay gap, according to the National Partnership for Women & Families. Women across the country on Tuesday are wearing red to show how far "in the red" they are compared with their male counterparts. And though the gender pay gap has narrowed in the last half-century, there are still areas that need vast improvement if it's ever going to close for good.

Trump Says Believes China to Take Down Trade Barriers

09 Apr, 2018

In the most recent of these addresses - at last month's annual session of China's rubber-stamp parliament - Mr Xi warned the United States not to "threaten others". Mnuchin said he doesn't expect a full-blown trade war, as farmers in Iowa begin to feel a hit from the tit-for-tat tariff increases. . The enhancement of China's manufacturing capability and global competitiveness is attributed to the country's huge investment in innovation and the competitive advantages of the manufacturing ...

Mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq arrives

06 Apr, 2018

Of the 39 Indians, 27 were from Punjab, four from Himachal Pradesh, six from Bihar and two from West Bengal. The mortal remains were kept at the mortuary in Dr Rajinder Prasad Government Medical College, Tanda, Kangra and government hospital Nurpur before handing over to the families on Tuesday morning.

Bells pay musical tribute to Dr. King's legacy

05 Apr, 2018

His peaceful approach moved others to stand and fight by his side. "We've certainly made considerable progress but we have to keep working, keep fighting and eventually we'll get there", said Fallek. "We have not seen a movement like this led by high school students for 55 years", King said noting that in 1963 in Birmingham, Alabama, 3,000 kids were arrested while protesting.

International Olympic Committee says 7 countries interested in hosting 2026 Winter Olympics

05 Apr, 2018

According to the TOC, Erzurum believe that their experience of hosting global sport events will help their bid. Cities will be invited to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics by the International Olympic Committee in October. For the 2018 Olympics, South Korea´s Pyeongchang was opposed by only two other candidates while Beijing won the right to host the 2022 Games against competition from just one other city.

World Autism Awareness Day, around 200 new cases a year in Albania

03 Apr, 2018

In the United States , one in every 68 school children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD ), and according to the CDC , it's 4.5 times more prevalent among boys than girls. "Nobody holds your hand", she said. This is important for many reasons. "I wish to assure you of a special prayer for World Autism Awareness Day which is celebrated today, he said".

US And South Korea Begin Joint Military Exercise

02 Apr, 2018

A combined field training of South Korean and USA troops got under way Sunday as scheduled, defense officials said amid a nascent peace mood on the divided peninsula. But North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reportedly told visiting South Korean envoys that he understood the drills would be held as planned this year. This year the exercises were pushed back and condensed because of the Olympics, which were held February 9-25 in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Corruption: Lai Mohammed lied; I never collected a dime from Dasuki - Secondus

01 Apr, 2018

This shows the hollowness of their apology", Mohammed said as he released the names. He said that his attention was drawn to a press conference addressed by Mohammed on March 30 in Lagos claiming that he (Secondus) collected N200m from the office of the former NSA.

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